10 months
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42324 USD/year
42324 USD/year
24962 USD/year
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About

The Teaching Mathematics Education at University of Pittsburgh provides a thorough foundation for teaching and pairs challenging coursework with student teaching across the school year to support candidates in developing the disposition, knowledge,and experience to thrive in diverse school settings.

Overview

About Teaching Mathematics Education at University of Pittsburgh

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program in Mathematics Education offers students a rigorous course of instruction in teaching Mathematics in grades 7-12, combining methodological course work and practical experience in a full-year internship in a public school classroom. Capstone courses that support learning from teaching culminate in a reflective teaching portfolio and project. 

Candidates graduate satisfying the requirements to earn a Pennsylvania Instructional I Certificate and a Master of Arts in Teaching degree.  

Our program is focused on research-based best practices that support all children to learn and is committed to fostering practices that further social justice. 

Careers

Secondary Mathematics MAT alumni are employed as high school and middle school mathematics teachers in public and independent schools in Pittsburgh, across Pennsylvania and around the country. 

As they gain experience, some of our graduates have become teacher leaders and coaches, and have returned to obtain leadership degrees, such as the practice-based EdD in STEM Education, or educational research-focused degrees, such as the PhD in Mathematics Education. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SECONDARY MATH
  • PRACTICUM IN SECONDARY MATHEMATICS
  • STUDNT W/DISAB IN SECNDRY CLSSRM
  • TEACHING ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS
  • LITERACY ASSESSMENT AND INSTRUCTION FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES IN INCLUSIVE SETTINGS IN SEC CLSSRM

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Late applicants are encouraged to apply and will be considered based on available space in the program.

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • application fee of $50
  • Goal statement
  • resume or curriculum vita
  • contact information for three academic or professional contacts to later be invited to provide letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42324 USD per year during 10 months.
  • National

    42324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42324 USD per year during 10 months.
  • In-State

    24962 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24962 USD per year during 10 months.

Part-time: LOCAL: $1,003 per credit NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL: $1,728 per credit

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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